September 22: Day of the Week
September 22, 2019 is the 265th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 100 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is domingo.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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September 22: This Day in History
It is frequently the day of the Autumnal Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and the day of the Vernal Equinox in the Southern Hemisphere.
September 22 Historical Event(s)
- 1761George III and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz are crowned King and Queen, respectively, of the Kingdom of Great Britain.
- 1784Russia establishes a colony at Kodiak, Alaska.
- 1789The office of United States Postmaster General is established.
- 1866Battle of Curupaity in the War of the Triple Alliance.
- 1908The independence of Bulgaria is proclaimed.
- 1937Spanish Civil War: Peña Blanca is taken; the end of the Battle of El Mazuco.
- 1975Sara Jane Moore tries to assassinate U.S. President Gerald Ford, but is foiled by Oliver Sipple.
- 1993A Transair Georgian Airlines Tu-154 is shot down by a missile in Sukhumi, Georgia.
- 1993A barge strikes a railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama, causing the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak history. 47 passengers are killed.
- 1994the Nordhordland Bridge was opened across the Salhusfjorden between Klauvaneset and Flatøy in Hordaland, Norway. It has no lateral anchorage because of the depth of Salhusfjorden.
Who were born on September 22?
- 1515Anne of Cleves, wife of Henry VIII of England (d. 1557)
- 1741Peter Simon Pallas, German zoologist (d. 1811)
- 1907Hermann Schlichting, German fluid dynamics engineer (d. 1982)
- 1920Eric Baker, British human rights activist (d. 1976)
- 1957Giuseppe Saronni, Italian cyclist
- 1961Catherine Oxenberg, British actress
- 1973Blake Sennett, guitarist, keyboardist and singer for indie rock bands Rilo Kiley and The Elected
- 1975Bob Sapp, American boxer and kickboxer
- 1987Derick Brassard, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1989Cœur de pirate, Canadian singer-songwriter
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